Frederick Eugene John Lees was a Canadian music critic, biographer, lyricist, and journalist. Lees worked as a newspaper journalist in his native Canada before moving to the United States, where he was a music critic and lyricist. His lyrics for Antonio Carlos Jobim's "Corcovado", have been recorded by such singers as Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee, Queen Latifah, and Diana Krall... Read More
|Born||Frederick Eugene John Lees
February 8, 1928
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
|Died||April 22, 2010 (aged 82)
Ojai, California, U.S.
|Occupation||Music critic, biographer, lyricist, journalist|